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Course Description

Computer Information Systems - CIS 120

Software Applications (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course is designed to provide hands-on experience with a current office software package for the computer. Emphasis is in the area of word processing, spreadsheets, database management and a presentation software program.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.


  • Computer and keyboarding experience.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Create a variety of business documents in Word.
  • Manipulate a number of commands and procedures that affect how the document appears when printed.
  • Format documents using features to rearrange text in a document, add special elements and change the appearance of text.
  • Create various workbooks in Excel.
  • Apply formatting attributes and color to enhance the appearance of the worksheet.
  • Manipulate Excel's functions to create formulas.
  • Construct tables in Access.
  • Create queries, forms, and reports in Access.
  • Develop various PowerPoint presentations.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2019; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/22/2019

 120142787Software ApplOnline3Ellis T7/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2019; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/17/2019

 120142417Software ApplOnline3Ellis T1/31/0Open$12.00 
 120142437Software ApplOnline3Ellis T0/31/0Closed$12.00 
 120142812Software Appl 3Lee C0/24/0Closed$52.00T R  11:00 AM-12:40 PM AS930
 120142868Software Appl 3Boron J10/24/0Open$52.00T  06:00 PM-09:38 PM AS930

Fall; 2019; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2019

 120142320Software ApplOnline3Ellis T1/31/0Open$12.00 
 120142405Software ApplOnline3Ellis T2/31/0Open$12.00 
 120142808Software Appl 3Enteshary A9/24/0Open$52.00M W  08:00 AM-09:20 AM AS930
 120142810Software Appl 3Koelzer L1/24/0Open$52.00W  09:00 AM-11:52 AM AS600
 120142811Software Appl 3Ellis T1/24/0Open$52.00T R  09:30 AM-10:50 AM AS930

Fall; 2019; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 09/09/2019

 120142858Software Appl 3Boron J12/24/0Open$52.00M  06:00 PM-08:52 PM AS930
 120246213Software Appl 3Boron J16/24/0Open$52.00M  09:00 AM-11:52 AM RC150

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